International symposium on maritime adaptations in the north Pacific / [edited by the Committee for the Symposium on the Peoples and Cultures in the North ; chairman : Hiroaki Okada].

By: Okada, Hiroaki
Contributor(s): Committee for the Symposium on the Peoples and Cultures in the North | Peoples and Cultures in the North. Symposium (1: 1986: Abashiri)
Language: Japanese Language: English Publisher: Abashiri City : City of Abashiri, 1988.Description: 110p. : ill., maps ; 30cm.
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Papers from a conference in Sapporo and Abashiri, Oct. 1986.

Contents: The north Pacific marine ecosystem / Milton M.R. Freeman; Maritime adaptations in southern Alaska / Allen P. McCartney; Maritime adaptations in Hokkaido prehistory / Toyohiro Nishimoto; Environmental stress and decorated artefacts / Henry Stewart; Prehistoric maritime adaptations in southeast Alaska and adjacent Canada / Charles E. Holmes; Significance of interior Alaska for understanding culture history of the north Pacific rim / Yoshinobu Kotani; Perspectives on the north Pacific culture complex / Hitoshi Watanabe; Historical adaptation on the Northwest Coast / Wallace M. Olson; The Gilyak (Nivkh) / Shin'ichiro Kuroda; Social organisations of the hunter-fishers on the Siberian coast / Shiro Sasaki; Land and sea: Aleut view of environment / Minoru Oshima.

Includes bibl. references.

Papers in English or Japanese.